Sons of Kemet World & UK Tour 2018


Sons of Kemet are accompanying the release of their new album, “Your Queen Is A Reptile”, with a world tour!

Starting in Ireland their journey will take them all over the globe including via Sao Paolo for Nublu Jazz Festival, London’s Field Day Festival and to Canada for Vancouver Jazz Festival among other dates.

For the UK Jazz fans closer to home, fear not, as our live event partners Bam Bam Bam have just announced two shows in October at Band On the Wall, Manchester and the Fleece, Bristol. Sons of Kemet will also be visiting Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds, Hare & Hounds, Birmingham, Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff & Komedia Brighton on their autumn UK travels.

Sons Of Kemet’s “Your Queen Is A Reptile” LP will be released via seminal Jazz record label Impulse! Which has previously released records from legends of Jazz including Pharoahe Sanders, Alice Coltrane and John Coltrane. Something band leader Shabaka Hutchings has described as “an honour”.

Check out their first single from the upcoming album below, titled ‘My Queen is Harriet Tubman’, you can stream the record at the following link or visit your favourite record shop for the vinyl.


25 Oct – Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds…/ww9px-sons-of-kemet-25th-oct-belgrave…

26 Oct – Hare & Hounds, Birmingham…/Hare-And-…/Sons-of-Kemet/13185556/

27 Oct – Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff

28 Oct – Band on the Wall, Manchester

29 Oct – The Fleece, Bristol

30 Oct – Komedia, Brighton…/sons…/komedia-big-room-/1211450

For information on booking Sons of Kemet, head to their artist page here, or contact